Baidu and France Telecom to create mobile browser for emerging markets

Jan 14, 2013, 4:19 PM EST
A picture shows the logo of Baidu on its headquarter building in Beijing on July 22, 2010. Chinese search engine Baidu has agree
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The Chinese search engine, Baidu, will partner with the French telco, Orange (owned by France Telecom) for a mobile browser that targets future users in Africa and the Middle East. The browser will be Baidu-branded and pre-installed on Android devices.